Call for Papers

Submissions for the 15th EGSC are now closed.

Selected applicants are expected to present their papers virtually at the 15th Annual Economics Graduate Student Conference held by Washington University in St. Louis on November 7th, 2020.

Conference Format

Each presenter will be allotted 20-25 minutes for presentation, immediately followed by 5-10 minutes Q&A.

There will be 3-4 papers per session grouped by topics, and each session will be chaired by a Washington University faculty member.

Paper Submission

Please submit your papers here: Submission Form

Submissions for EGSC 2020 are no longer being accepted.

Submission Deadline

Papers should be submitted online no later than August 24th, 2020. Only fully or nearly completed papers will be considered. Please make sure to attach a pdf copy of your paper and include an abstract.

Please indicate primary and secondary field in which your paper broadly belongs, among those provided in this page. In addition, please be sure to include relevant JEL codes with all submissions.

Notification Deadline

Researchers will be notified regarding their paper’s acceptance via email by October 5th, 2020.


Fields include:

  • Asset Pricing
  • Behavioral and Experimental Economics
  • Business Cycles
  • Corporate Finance
  • Econometrics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Empirical Labor
  • Empirical Microeconomics
  • Financial Economics
  • Growth and Development
  • Health
  • Income Inequality
  • Industrial Organization
  • Information and Microeconomics
  • International Economics
  • Labor Economics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Macro-Finance
  • Microeconomics and Decision Theory
  • Monetary and Fiscal Policy
  • Money and Finance
  • Urban Economics